Global patent index - EP 1049036 A2

EP 1049036 A2 2000-11-02 - System and method for web trading

Title (en)

System and method for web trading

Title (de)

System und Verfahren für den Wertpapierhandel auf dem Internet

Title (fr)

Système et procédé pour le commerce de valeurs sur l'Internet

Publication

EP 1049036 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 00201567 A

Priority

US 13155599 P

Abstract (en)

The present invention relates to a web trading system and method for performing financial transactions securely over a public data network, such as the Internet, using a web browser as the user interface. The financial transactions are offered, for example, by a financial institution to its customers at the institution's web site. They include transactions such as foreign currency exchange, currency and money market trades, and warrant trades. The web trading system and method provide secure communication protocol between the Internet user interface and a virtual private network (VPN) of a financial institution to enable implementation of trading applications by the financial institution's application servers across the VPN. Security for the financial transactions is provided by the web trading systems and software downloaded to the customer's personal computer (PC) and includes encryption, authentication, authorization, message and transaction integrity capabilities, registration authority, handshake protocol, and firewalls. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G06F 17/60

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 13/00 (2006.01); G06Q 20/10 (2012.01); G06Q 40/00 (2012.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G06Q 20/10 (2013.01); G06Q 20/102 (2013.01); G06Q 40/00 (2013.01); G06Q 40/025 (2013.01); G06Q 40/04 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 1049036 A2 20001102; JP 2001060235 A 20010306; US 7716109 B1 20100511

INPADOC legal status

2003-08-27 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

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- Effective date: 20021101

2000-11-02 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2000-11-02 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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